Mike Newell

Mike Newell

Donnie Brasco; Four Weddings and a Funeral
Voted in the directors poll

Voted for:

Andrei Rublev 1966 Andrei Tarkovsky
Closely Observed Trains 1966 Jiří Menzel
Goodfellas 1990 Martin Scorsese
grande illusion, La 1937 Jean Renoir
Leopard, The 1963 Luchino Visconti
Manchurian Candidate, The 1962 John Frankenheimer
Seven Samurai 1954 Akira Kurosawa
strada, La 1954 Federico Fellini
Strangers on a Train 1951 Alfred Hitchcock
White Ribbon, The 2009 Michael Haneke


Each film made me question in some way what I had previously thought were the immutable rules of making movies and what their subjects could be.